UW Research

Center for an Informed Public



Our mission is to resist strategic misinformation, promote an informed society, and strengthen democratic discourse.

Core Services Offered

We support cutting-edge research, educate consumers across the demographic landscape, address information policy, and engage directly with the public through collaborations with libraries, partners, and community leaders.

Funding Information

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
William & Flora Hewlett Foundation
Craig Newmark Philanthropies
National Science Foundation

Reporting Structure

Carole Palmer, Associate Dean for Research, Information School

Related UW Entities

Information School
Human Centered Design & Engineering
School of Law
College of Arts and Sciences
Communications Leadership Program